The ADP regional employment report for December is out, and the news is great for the Lone Star State once again. Texas and Florida lead job growth among large states.

Private sector employment increased in all nine U.S. Census Bureau Divisions during the month of December 2013.

“December continued a trend we saw throughout 2013,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, senior director of the ADP Research Institute®. “Job growth in the West and South was somewhat stronger than in the Northeast and Midwest.”

On January 8, 2014, the ADP National Employment Report® reported that total U.S. private sector employment increased by a total of 238,000 jobs from November to December. Check out the infographic below to see employment break down by region.